ECON201 Saudi Electronic University Free Trade Questions Response

Q. 1. Suppose both supply and demand in a market are relatively inelastic. Will a tax placed on the product in market generate a relatively large or small deadweight loss? Why?

Q. 2. If the world price of a good exceeds the domestic price of the good, will the country export or import the good. In this scenario who gain from free trade: Domestic consumers or Domestic producers? Explain.